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Mystery math : a first book of algebra / by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.

Adler, David A. (Author). Miller, Edward, 1964- (illustrator.).
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  • ISBN: 9780823424542 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0823424545 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (33 pages) : color illustrations
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2011]

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Summary, etc.:
Algebra can be a mystery to many readers. But in this accessible first book of algebra set in a creepy haunted house, readers will learn to find the unknown number of skeletons, ravens, and bats by using simple addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to solve equations. A hands-on activity further illustrates the topic by showing students how to make and use a balance scale. Vetted for accuracy by an expert in the new Common Core State Standards.
Target Audience Note:
AD 780 Lexile.
Subject: Algebra > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Mathematics / Algebra.
Genre: Electronic books.

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